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HYUNDAI ix35 / Tucson Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 7
First production year: 2004
Engines: Hybrid gasoline, Gasoline, Hybrid, Diesel, Ethanol
Body style: SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle)
 

2021 - Present

In 2004, Hyundai introduced the first generation of its compact-segment SUV, the Tucson. By 2020, it reached its fourth generation, which it unveiled in September 2020. Hyundai introduced the U.S. version of the Tucson in early November 2020 as a 2022 model year. It offered it only with the long-wheelbase version, which was longer, wider, and taller than its predecessor. It also offered some ...

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hybrid gasoline engines:

  HYUNDAI Tucson (US) 1.6L T-GDI 6AT (227 HP)

  HYUNDAI Tucson (US) 1.6L T-GDI PHEV 6AT (261 HP)

gasoline engines:

  HYUNDAI Tucson (US) 2.5L Smartstream MPI 8AT (187 HP)

2020 - Present

The fourth generation of the Hyundai iX35/Tucson was unveiled in mid-September 2020 and it showed no drop in the pace of the Korean car-maker. With the introduction of the 2021 model, Tucson looked for inspiration elsewhere than the German car-makers. The design was completely different, and it showed some inspiration from the Toyota Rav4 and a touch of SUV-coupe styling. With its flared f...

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hybrid gasoline engines:

  HYUNDAI Tucson 1.6L T-GDI 48V 6MT (150 HP)

  HYUNDAI Tucson 1.6L T-GDI 48V 6MT (180 HP)

  HYUNDAI Tucson 1.6L T-GDI 48V 6MT AWD (180 HP)

  HYUNDAI Tucson 1.6L T-GDI 48V 7AT (150 HP)

2018 - 2020

The third generation of the iX35/Hyundai Tucson was revised in 2018. It was unveiled at the New York Auto Show as a 2019 model and received important updates. Hyundai gained respect on the market due to its reliability factor and the fair prices for its products. The third generation of Tucson faced an ascending sales trend and managed to deliver more than 300.000 units in its first three yea...

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2016 - 2018

The new crossover Hyundai Tucson made its appearance in 2015 at the New York International Auto Show. The completely redesigned vehicle featured a fresh, sportier exterior design and an appealing interior. Hyundai made the fuel consumption a top priority for the model and managed to make significant improvements compared to their previous Tucson. The front design of the Tucson featured LED D...

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2013 - 2015

Hyundai introduced a facelifted version for the second generation of the Tucson in 2013 for the 2014 model-year and improved both the look and the powertrains available for its compact crossover. While the first generation of the Tucson was a mundane-looking vehicle but still dependable, the second generation came in 2009 as a big surprise for anyone thanks to its bold styling and improved fe...

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2009 - 2013

The second generation of the Hyundai Tucson was unveiled at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show and it was a completely new approach for the SUV market when compared with its predecessor. While the world global economy was still in recession, the iX35/Tucson took advantage of a newly developed platform and stormed the market. The switch toward the SUV segment was already in customer's minds an...

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2004 - 2009

Hyundai released the Tucson in 2005 as an entry-level SUV placed below the Santa Fe. Based on a heavily modified Elantra platform, the Hyundai Tucson featured a shorter length, a longer wheelbase, and a greater width than its key competitors. Aesthetically, the small SUV had a contemporary rugged design with big-eye headlights and quirky character lines that made it recognizable as a Hyund...

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